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Good As You
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 4. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
It shouldn’t matter if you’re gay, lesbian, transgendered, or sexless, each and every one of us has a right to exist. And Detective Rein Connery is more than happy to spread that message around as he works to solve the senseless, brutal murder of Dr. Eunice Sabara, a lesbian microbiologist who just so happens to be the world’s only hope for a cure for the disease that’s ravishing the country.
Ghost in the Hunt
Series: Ghost Exile ยท The Ghosts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
CAINA AMALAS is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. With the aid of mysterious allies, she fights to stop the sinister plans of the ruthless Grand Master Callatas. But Callatas has spent two centuries preparing to remake humanity, and he will exterminate any who dare to oppose him.
Spoiled Fruit
Series: The Girls, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Spoiled Fruit, the girls are off again - this time they are traveling in style - as they turn their attention to Adeline’s two oldest children in an attempt to determine if they are little more than self-indulgent socialites living off the fruits of her labor or if there is something more going on behind mansion doors.
The Demands of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When two Mexican police are murdered in guerrilla territory in Chiapas, Mexico, a US firm close to the Mexican government is contracted to do an independent investigation. Mark Brown has his own ghosts and his own agenda, and has to work both sides to solve the case, in a place where any mistake could endanger lives - or reignite a war.
Hollownton Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homicide detective Anthony Hollownton thought he had seen it all until he and his partner, Rick Nelson, are called to a murder scene unlike any Tony has come across. There are no witnesses and none of the neighbors heard a thing. Once Tony starts to investigate the facts of the case become stranger and stranger. As the body count rises Tony is drawn into a world he did not know existed.
Mark Rollins' New Career and the Women's Health Club
Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Against the backdrop of daily life in his fitness club for socially elite, wealthy women of Nashville, Tennessee, Mark Rollins investigates the disappearance of a club member's investment banker husband. The mystery reaches far beyond Nashville's city limits and puts Rollins and team in the gun sites of an organized criminal enterprise.
Murder Al Dente
Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
After a disastrous stint as a TV chef, Andy Buckland finds herself back home working in her family's southern pasta shop. But Andy's troubles multiply when she discovers a dead body at a catered party with the words "welcome home" written next to it. Is it a warning? A threat? Or a frame-up job? With the help of her over-the-top Italian family, Andy is determined to find out. Recipes included!
Twisted Key
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 3. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Terry Rankin's new client is living under a death sentence, and both her ex-husband and her father are anxious to see it carried out. She also has a daughter who is missing. Terry has to protect his client, find the daughter and stay alive. All at the same time. If only it were that easy...if only that was all there was to it...
Hog Valley
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bloody murder, kidnapping, illegal drugs and lots and lots of cash gone missing. It's all happening in Florida, and Terry Rankin is right in the middle of it. What could go wrong?
The Big Bend
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 105,870. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Terry Rankin, sole proprietor of Rankin Personal Security Services in Orlando, Florida, accepts a private meeting with a potential client. Sheila Adamson is looking for a bodyguard to protect her from her abusive husband, but Rankin refuses to take the job until she begins divorce proceedings. Moments later, Mrs. Adamson is dead and Rankin is buried beneath the rubble of his house.
Death Works at Night: An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Sergeant Ian McBriar is called to investigate a death that seems to have no motive and an obvious suspect that has no alibi. And the deeper he goes, the darker the trail of death becomes. Set against the backdrop of 1974 Toronto, Ian must also prove his love to the woman he has come to care about and to her son who has come to look on him as a father.
Angel's Bidding
Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Patricia Delaney, first-of-her-kind "eGumshoe," uses her wits and computer research savvy in 1990s Cincinnati, Ohio to track a killer who threatens with antique hatpins... and kills with malice.
The Game Begins (A Lt. Barton Detective Novel)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a man is murdered for no apparent reason in Chicago, Lt. Barton is assigned to investigate. In this psychological thriller, a devious killer personally challenges Lt. Barton. The killer meticulously organizes his thoughts with analytical precision, thinks through his elaborate plans and reviews every minute detail a thousand times.
Disillusioned
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Disillusioned gives insight into how people can be destroyed by bad decisions, changing them forever. The characters appeared in Unidentified Person in Italy. The main character was kidnapped by a person believed to be a serial killer. The kidnapper writes a journal to explain his actions hoping to convince her to return to help him. Will her return set him free? What effect will it have on her?
Unidentified Person In Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,400. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Leslie Lotton attends summer school in Italy. Students live in a beautiful villa whose owners hold dark secrets. She is confronted with a roommate involved a drug ring, then stalked, kidnapped, escapes and leaves Italy. The Italian police arrest a suspected serial killer who was possibly her captor. The police request she return to assist them. Will her return free a guilty or innocent man?
Hid Wounded Reb
Series: Somerset, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,840. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Kelly is haunted by the mysterious involvement of her landlord’s ancestor with a wounded soldier in 1863, while her boyfriend researches the unsolved murder of an unidentified horseman in that same Kentucky community a few years after the Civil War. As Kelly and Mitch assist each other’s research, tantalizing discoveries seem to connect their subjects.
The Best Of Justice Security Volume 1 - A Three-In-One Omnibus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,480. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first three exciting novels in the Justice Security series in one volume! Includes: "Mama Told Me Not To Come" "Jackie Blue" and "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go"
Treated as Murder
Series: Edith Horton Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Set in 1931, Edith Horton is a former VAD who finds herself not only struggling with her inner demons, but with the presence of evil in her village in the Yorkshire Dales. Her brother is suspected of murdering an elderly wealthy widow, and sins of the past have echoes in her life and the lives of those close to her.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
A Ghost of a Chance - A Dan Rhodes Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this tenth installment of the Sheriff Dan Rhodes series, the Blacklin County Texas law enforcer is back to solve even more mysteries. No one at the jailhouse is laughing. Not only is the jailhouse itself rumored to be haunted, but a mysterious corpse is found in an open grave in the neighboring town. Rhodes uses his laid back sleuthing skills to find the answers to these puzzling events.